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Drug Addiction Facts

  • The majority of primary methamphetamine admissions to substance abuse treatment facilities in 2011 were male (53 percent).
  • Research shows that while smoking marijuana, people show the same lack of coordination on standard "drunk driver" tests as people who have had too much to drink.
  • Meth is a white, odorless powder which easily dissolves in water or alcohol.

Addiction-treatment-center.jpgOnce you have decided to make a change and get help for your addiction problem, the next step is to explaore your treatment facility options. Keep in mind that there is no one-size fits all facility. The most effective way to find an appropriate treatment program that meets your particular needs is to speak with an addiction treatment professional who can assess your specific situation and give you various treatment facility options based on your exact needs. We can help you with this. Simply call our Drug Treatment Help-Line at 1-877-683-7818 and you will be connected to an addiction treatment specialist who can help you find the correct treatment program for you.

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Substance Abuse Treatment Services

Substance abuse treatment services are available in several settings along with various treatment lengths and plans to accommodate the various demands of clients with any sort of and degree of addiction. With both long and short term and both inpatient and residential centers now being included in many insurance companies, there's no need to put off receiving substance abuse treatment services for anyone who needs it.

Outpatient

Outpatient services are on the lower end of the spectrum of rehabilitation services regarding intensity of care, as the individual can keep their lifestyle in lots of ways with no commitment of needing to remain in a treatment program while receiving rehabilitation services. Even if this may seem perfect it may not provide the required change of atmosphere than many individuals in rehabilitation have to have to experience a productive rehab.

Spanish

Not all alcohol and drug rehabilitation facilities have the staff or wherewithal to focus on the requirements of Spanish speaking clients, but fortunately there are more and more programs that are able to do so because the need for Spanish services is higher than previously. Counselling, study info and the like are actually frequently available in Spanish in both short and long terms facilities which deliver inpatient or residential treatment and outpatient Spanish rehabilitation is available too nationwide.

Self Payment

Self Payment is necessary when a person's insurance won't cover the total cost of treatment or will only cover some of it. In these situations, it may appear like a drawback but individuals actually have a great deal of leverage simply because they can select whichever center they want without the restrictions from health insurance providers that so many people encounter. Likewise, rehabilitation facilities will usually provide payment assistance for people whose only choice is self payment to enable them to get into rehabilitation.

Medicaid

Some rehab facilities will take Medicaid when the individual is unable to self pay or present another kind of private health care insurance. Medicaid may only pay for outpatient and short-term treatment in a limited amount of centers, and in this instance individuals may wish to explore the self pay alternative and drum up any resources they're able to to fund a more quality rehab facility which will produce better results, say for example a long-term residential drug rehab center.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid can be used to cover the costs of drug and alcohol rehab if other kinds of insurance or self payment aren't an option. If someone does not have any private insurance and doesn't yet know if they could qualify for state insurance, they should seek advice from their Social Services office within their area to ascertain if they are and then apply. Most state financed insurance will take care of both outpatient and inpatient rehab, but typically only in the state which provides the insurance.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which plan you are covered by, all private health care insurance plans generally cover some sort of drug rehabilitation service including outpatient treatment to inpatient or residential alcohol and drug treatment facilities. Individuals may have to participate in an alcohol and drug rehabilitation facility which is inside their network of providers and there may be other limitations including the amount of time their stay in rehab is covered. Individuals can pick an excellent facility they like and speak with a rehabilitation counselor to find out if their insurance covers it.

Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)

Military insurance including VA and Tricare does cover the price of particular substance abuse treatment solutions. Detoxification services, outpatient and inpatient centers and also partial hospitalization are paid for by military insurance, although military members may need pre-authorization in which case they can liaise with their VA or Tricare consultant. There might be some limitations regarding the length of time a stay in inpatient drug and alcohol treatment is allowed, and every one of these questions will be answered before you start treatment so that it is clear just how long and individual can remain in the rehab program of choice.

Sliding Fee Scale

A sliding fee scale can be a payment assistance option offered by a number of drug rehab facilities to help help individuals pay for treatment where this may not have been possible initially. As an example, one client's price for rehabilitation could possibly be different and another person whose finances are better making them better able to pay the full cost of treatment. Registrars take into consideration other factors in addition to income including number of dependents to ascertain the ultimate cost and using the sliding scale.

  • SalusCare
    SalusCare is a Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment Program that is located at:

    2789 Ortiz Avenue
    Fort Myers, FL. 33905

    If you would like to contact SalusCare, you can reach them at 239-275-3222.

    SalusCare offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare), Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)